Representative Daniel Lee Nagle View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Date of Death: 3/2/2007
Birth Place: Davenport, Iowa
Birth County: Scott
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 61 (1965)
Home County: Scott
Daniel Lee Nagle
Scott County


DANIEL L. NAGLE was born February 9, 1937 in Davenport, the son of James R. and Roma E. Nagle. Dan graduated from Davenport Central High School and received a B.A. in Business Administration from St. Ambrose College.

Dan enjoyed a 30-year career with the Scott County Parks System, retiring in 1998 as Director of Scott County Parks. He was involved in the creation of many park areas, including West Lake Park, the Cody Homestead, the Wapsi River Environmental Education Center and his namesake, the Dan Nagle Walnut Grove Historic Village.

Dan’s memberships included St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Donahue American Legion Post #532 and Long Grove Volunteer Fire Department. He also served as a member of the National Guard, the Riverboat Development Authority and for 30 years he served as a member of the Long Grove City Council.

Dan loved fishing and antiques. Many of the artifacts on display at the Pioneer Village are from his personal collection.

A Democrat, Mr. Nagle was a member of the Sixty-first General Assembly. (1965-1966)

Daniel L. Nagle died on March 2, 2007 at the age of 70.

Now, Therefore, Be It Resolved By The House Of Representatives Of The Eighty-Third General Assembly Of Iowa, That in the passing of the Honorable Daniel L. Nagle, the State has lost an honored citizen and a faithful and useful public servant, and the House by this Resolution would express its appreciation of his service.

Be It Further Resolved, That a copy of this Resolution be spread upon the Journal of the House, and that the Chief Clerk be directed to forward an enrolled copy to the family of the deceased.





House District 43
61st GA (1965)
Legislation Sponsored
61st GA (1965)